03/07/2017

Oil Pumping Station in Atyrau oblast named after an outstanding oil pipeliner

Kulsary Oil Pumping Station (OPS) of Kulsary Oil Pipeline Department of the Western Branch of “KazTransOil” JSC was renamed to A. Kultumiyev OPS in commemoration of the merits of an outstanding engineer and manager to the pipeline transport of Kazakhstan. On this occasion, a monument of Amandyk Kultumiyev was installed and opened at the OPS. The opening ceremony was attended by Dimash Dossanov, the General Director (Chair of the Management Board) of “KazTransOil” JSC, Alibek Nautiyev, the Deputy Akim of Atyrau oblast, Suindik Aldashev, the First Deputy Akim of Mangistau oblast, Kairgeldy Kabyldin, the Deputy General Director for Relations with the RoK Government of “CPC-K” JSC, veterans, relatives and friends of Amandyk Kultumiyev.

A. Kultumiyev OPS is the fourth station in the pipeline network of “KazTransOil” JSC that received the name of a prominent professional in the sector after Nuribek Shmanov OPS in Aktobe oblast, Baikadam Dzhumagaliyev HOPS in Karaganda oblast, Taras Kassymov OPS in Atyrau oblast.

Amandyk Kultumiyev dedicated more than 40 years of his life to Kazakhstan’s oil and gas industry. He began his career as the electrical machinist at Kulsary OPS in 1974, and finished as the First Deputy General Director of Batumi Oil Terminal in Georgia. For his long working life he was the engineer for instrumentation and automation, run different divisions of the pipeline company, including Mangistau Oil Pipeline Department, Aktobe Branch of “KazTransOil” JSC, Operation Department of “KazTransOil” JSC, and also worked as the Deputy Director of “Caspian Pipeline Consortium – Russia” CJSC for many years.

However, Kulsary OPS always had a special place in the working life of Amandyk Kultumiyev. It was his first job, the cradle of success of the future outstanding pipeliner on his professional way.

“KazTransOil” JSC honors and values its veterans who are the example of honest and selfless serving the cause,” Dimash Dossanov, the General Director (Chair of the Management Board) of “KazTransOil” JSC, said at the monument opening ceremony. “He has left a light mark in the memory of our team; his name is pronounced with respect by the colleagues and students both in Kazakhstan and in Russia and Georgia. From now on, the name of Amandyk Kultumiyev is immortalized in the name of the station, where he used to work when he was young.”

Reference:
A. Kultumiyev OPS is a structural division of Kulsary Linear Production Dispatching Station (LPDS) of Kulsary Oil Pipeline Department of the Western Branch of “KazTransOil” JSC. It was put into operation in 1969, and is located at 528 km of Uzen-Atyrau-Samara MP. A. Kultumiyev OPS is aimed at oil pumping and heating. The average oil pumping capacity per month is 1,400 thousand tons.

 

“KazTransOil” JSC Public Affairs and Internal Communication Service